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Mount Sinai Researchers Identify Way to Predict and Prevent Damage in Donated Kidneys

A multicenter team of researchers led by Barbara Murphy, MD, of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has identified a panel of genes which can help predict whether a transplanted kidney will later develop fibrosis, an injury which can cause...
21-Jul-2016 6:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Buprenorphine Implants May Be Effective Relapse Prevention Tool for Adults with Opioid Dependence

While buprenorphine has long been used to treat adults with opioid dependence, its efficacy can be hindered by lack of adherence to daily, sublingual (beneath the tongue) doses of the medication. New research led by the Icahn School of Medicine at...
18-Jul-2016 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Faculty at Mount Sinai’s Arnhold Institute for Global Health Receive Prestigious Appointments

Dr. Sandeep P. Kishore Elected Member of the Council on Foreign Relations; Dr. James Faghmous named 2016 National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Scholar
15-Jul-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Mount Sinai Researchers Develop Simple Method to Characterize Immune Cells in Tumors

Despite recent achievements in the development of cancer immunotherapies, only a small group of patients typically respond to them. Predictive markers of disease course and response to immunotherapy are urgently needed. To address this need,...
15-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Specialized Nerve Cells in Brain Region Responsible for Emotional Memory Play Important Role in Fear Learning

Researchers elucidate the function of sparse population of inhibitory neurons in memory encoding
14-Jul-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

​Mount Sinai Named to 2016 “Most Wired™” List

In recognition of its innovative use of technology to improve the efficiency of care delivery and to create a new dynamic in patient interactions, Mount Sinai Health System has been named a 2016 “Most Wired” winner, according to results of the...
11-Jul-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Link Found Between Traumatic Brain Injury and Late-Life Parkinson’s, but Not Alzheimer’s Disease

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) with a loss of consciousness (LOC) may be associated with later development of Parkinson’s disease but not Alzheimer’s disease or incident dementia.
7-Jul-2016 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Mount Sinai Queens Opens New Outpatient Imaging Facility


Mount Sinai Queens is pleased to announce the opening of Mount Sinai Queens Imaging, its new outpatient imaging facility
5-Jul-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Celiac Expert Available to Comment on Wheat Sensitivity Study

28-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT

Mount Sinai is Bringing Our A-Game to Help You Keep Yours

Experts from the Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Available for Interviews
7-Jul-2016 2:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Health System Experts Share Tips for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month this March

Mount Sinai experts are available during March’s Colorectal Cancer Awareness month to discuss prevention, screening options, and risk factors.
23-Feb-2016 9:05 AM EST

Top 5 Heart Health Tips for Women

Leading Female Cardiovascular Experts from Mount Sinai Heart Share Advice in Celebration of February’s American Heart Month and National Go Red Day Friday, February 5
1-Feb-2016 12:05 PM EST

Mount Sinai Cardiologists Offer Tips for Preventing Heart Disease for American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month and Mount Sinai experts are sharing tips on prevention.
27-Jan-2016 12:20 PM EST

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men. One in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and 233,000 new cases are diagnosed annually. That said, not every diagnosis warrants intervention. Mount experts...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month

September is National Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Awareness Month, and Mount Sinai Health System is reminding the community of the importance of newborn screening performed soon after birth with a blood test, education for families with this inherited...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month

According to the American Cancer Society, 62,000 Americans will be diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2015, most of them before reaching age 55. Experts at the Head and Neck Institute at Mount Sinai Health System encourage the public to perform...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

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